Ph.D., Brandeis University, 1986
Office: MFAC, Room 377
Phone: (716) 645-0406
Political anthropology, citizenship, immigration, personal narrative, autoethnography, anthropology and education, social theory, and history of anthropology. Europe and the United States.
Professor Reed-Danahay is founding Director of the Center for European Studies (CEUS) at UB and is a Fellow at Magdalene College, University of Cambridge (UK).
She served as President of the Society for the Anthropology of Europe from 2010-2012.
2012 Civic Engagements: The Citizenship Practices of Indian and Vietnamese Immigrants. Stanford: Stanford University Press (with coauthor Caroline B. Brettell).
2008 Citizenship, Political Engagement and Belonging: Immigrants in Europe and the United States. New Brunswick, NJ: Rutgers University Press (with coeditor Caroline B. Brettell).
*Choice Outstanding Academic Title 2009
2005 Locating Bourdieu. Bloomington: Indiana University Press.
1997 Auto/Ethnography: Rewriting the Self and the Social. Oxford: Berg Publishers.
1996 Education and Identity in Rural France: The Politics of Schooling. Cambridge: Cambridge University Press.
Special Journal Issue Editor
1987 Anthropological Research in France: Problems and Prospects for the Study of Complex Society. Anthropological Quarterly 60(2).
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Undergraduate Courses Offered
APY 323 – Anthropology and Education
APY 402 – Contemporary Europe
APY 492 – Political Anthropology
APY 494 – Anthropology of Citizenship (Senior Seminar)
Graduate Courses Offered
APY 536 -Advanced Ethnology of Europe
APY 575 - Cultural Anthro. Topics: Migration and Diaspora
APY 575 - Cultural Anthro. Topics: Ethnography & Personal Narrative
APY 575 - Cultural Anthro. Topics: Bourdieu, Anthropology, and Law
APY 575 - Cultural Anthro. Topics: New Ethnographies
APY 592 – Political Anthropology
APY 654 – Graduate Survey of Social Anthropology